National Reading Day 2022

Today is the National Reading Day. The day is celebrated in honour of P N Panicker, considered the Father of Kerala’s Library and Literacy Movement. It also marks the beginning of the month-long Digital Reading celebrations. Started as a Reading Day celebration on June 19, 1996, by the Government of Kerala in association with the P N Panicker Foundation, National Reading Day, became a mass movement to promote literacy and the culture of reading in the state.